Scuffles broke out Tuesday as police and city workers moved in to clear a sprawling homeless encampment in downtown Toronto. More than a hundred officers, city security guards and private security descended upon Trinity Bellwoods Park and were met by about 200 people – a mix of homeless residents and their supporters – who surrounded the makeshift dwellings of those who didn't want to leave. Mayor John Tory says encampments are not a long-term solution.
Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting